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Carolyn Cobb collection

Carolyn Cobb collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Carolyn Cobb collection
Creator: Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957
Inclusive Dates: 1931-1953
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms1507
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Carolyn Cobb was the daughter of Howell Cobb, Jr., and Mary McKinley, and for many years a civic and cultural leader of the Athens community.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of genealogies of the Cobb family, a notebook (apparently created by Lucien F. Williams, Jr.), and correspondences. Correspondences (and copies of correspondences) were mostly from Carolyn Cobb, and concern donations made to the Puritan Society, Colonial Dames of America, and Fielding Lewis house of Kenmare.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by item type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carolyn Cobb collection, ms 1507. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Cobb family
Cobb, Carolyn Elizabeth, 1884-1957 -- Correspondence

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing